Category: Bit of Fun

Why does my cat open doors?

It’s been a while, but here’s another Wednesday Why! Why does your cat open doors (and how do they learn how to do it)? Cats have excellent problem solving abilities so they will try various things until they find something

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How Valerian Works on Felines and its Benefit in Cat Toys

* Originally published by katzenworld Many online articles offer different views of the valerian root (valeriana officinalis) and the effect it has on our cats. Essentially the bottom line is that these toys are safe but just like catnip toys that can induce ecstatic

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Why does my cat beg for food all the time?

Many of us are familiar with this scene: you are in the kitchen preparing your own food or even doing the dishes and your cat keeps begging for food. They keep meowing, they stand up against your legs or cupboards,

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Keeping an eye on Dirk with an Ezviz camera

* Originally written by Karen Juffermans for katzenworld.co.uk I’m sure most cat owners wonder what their cats get up to when they are home alone. I certainly do! Sometimes I find evidence he’s been playing as there are toys all

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Why does my cat knead my lap when I am stroking it?

Time for a Wednesday Why? We all love when our cat sits in our lap and kneads our lap. They often purr while doing it. Cats also often do this in their beds or on their blankets. They are clearly

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Why does my cat bite (gently) and hold onto my arm sometimes when I am stroking it?

This Wednesday Why? will answer a question about stroking and playing with your cats. The answer depends on whether you have a kitten or an adult cat. Biting is normal play behaviour for kittens. The kitten needs to learn that they

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Dirk’s unusual game with Peek-a-Bird

* Originally written by Karen Juffermans for katzenworld.co.uk We all know that cats don’t always do what we want or expect them to do. For me, that’s part of what I like about them: they are not as docile or obedient

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Why does my cat bring me dead mice?

It’s Wednesday again and time for another Wednesday Why? If your cat goes outside then you’ve probably seen them bring home a dead mouse or two… I know it is perfectly normal cat behaviour but I really don’t like dead

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Our favourite cat films

* From our partners at International Cat Care This week we’re sharing a selection of our favourite cat-related films. Some are more recent, some are classics, but all are enjoyed by us here at iCatCare! The Aristocats Without spoiling anything,

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Keeping the cat (& yourself) entertained

These days it can be difficult to keep yourself entertained, let alone your kids and cat too! We’re here to help 😉 If you’re wondering what to do this weekend then perhaps this video gives you some inspiration. Also fun

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